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  }}{{tnr}}'''Judy Morgan''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Missouri House of Representatives]], representing District 39 from her win in a special election on [[State legislative special elections, 2011#November 8, 2011|November 8, 2011]] to January 5, 2013, and District 24 since January 7, 2013.  The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[Jean Peters-Baker]] (D) resigned to accept an appointment as Jackson County prosecutor.<ref>[http://www.wgem.com/Global/story.asp?S=14588660 ''WGEM.com,'' Dem. lawmaker named Jackson County prosecutor, 6 May 2011]</ref>  In the 2013 session, Morgan serves as Minority Caucus Policy & Member Engagement Leader.
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  }}{{tnr}}'''Judy Morgan''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Missouri House of Representatives]], representing District 24.  She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on [[State legislative special elections, 2011#November 8, 2011|November 8, 2011]].  The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[Jean Peters-Baker]] (D) resigned to accept an appointment as Jackson County prosecutor.<ref>[http://www.wgem.com/Global/story.asp?S=14588660 ''WGEM.com,'' Dem. lawmaker named Jackson County prosecutor, 6 May 2011]</ref>  In the 2013 session, Morgan serves as Minority Caucus Policy & Member Engagement Leader.
  
Morgan is a retired teacher and former President of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 691. She has also served as Legislative Chair for the Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus and the AFT, Local 691. She has served on the Board of the Missouri Association of Social Welfare and radio station KKFI. She is married to her husband, Gene.<ref>[http://vote4judymorgan.com/ "Judy Morgan, Democrat for State Representative," Campaign site, Accessed October 31, 2011]</ref>
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Now retired, Morgan's professional experience includes working as a teacher.<ref name=jm>[http://vote4judymorgan.com/ "Judy Morgan, Democrat for State Representative," Campaign site, Accessed October 31, 2011]</ref>
  
 
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On her [http://vote4judymorgan.com/ 2011 campaign website], Morgan discusses her qualifications:
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On her [http://vote4judymorgan.com/ website], Morgan discussed her qualifications:
  
 
*"My experiences as a teacher, counselor, and local union president and my involvement in our community have prepared me for the next step in my life as your State Representative. As a proud, long-time resident of the 39th District, I know and understand the issues that are important to us. And I'm ready to go to Jefferson City to represent our interests and be a strong voice for you."
 
*"My experiences as a teacher, counselor, and local union president and my involvement in our community have prepared me for the next step in my life as your State Representative. As a proud, long-time resident of the 39th District, I know and understand the issues that are important to us. And I'm ready to go to Jefferson City to represent our interests and be a strong voice for you."
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Morgan is married to her husband, Gene.  She is a former President of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 691; she has also served as Legislative Chair for the Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus and the AFT, Local 691. Morgan has served on the Board of the Missouri Association of Social Welfare and radio station KKFI.<ref name=jm/>
  
 
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*[http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2012&district=039 Office website]  
*[http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2012&district=039 Missouri House of Representatives - Rep. Judy Morgan]  
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Revision as of 07:20, 19 June 2013

Judy Morgan
Judy Morgan.jpg
Missouri House of Representatives, District 24
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Missouri, Kansas City
Personal
ProfessionTeacher, Local Union President (Retired)
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Judy Morgan is a Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 24. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on November 8, 2011. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Jean Peters-Baker (D) resigned to accept an appointment as Jackson County prosecutor.[1] In the 2013 session, Morgan serves as Minority Caucus Policy & Member Engagement Leader.

Biography

Now retired, Morgan's professional experience includes working as a teacher.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2011 special election

On her website, Morgan discussed her qualifications:

  • "My experiences as a teacher, counselor, and local union president and my involvement in our community have prepared me for the next step in my life as your State Representative. As a proud, long-time resident of the 39th District, I know and understand the issues that are important to us. And I'm ready to go to Jefferson City to represent our interests and be a strong voice for you."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Morgan served on the following committees:

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations - Health, Mental Health and Social Services
Elementary and Secondary Education
Health Insurance
International Trade

Election history

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Morgan won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 24. She defeated Sarah Gillooly in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Jonathan Sternberg (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 24, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJudy Morgan Incumbent 83% 13,323
     Republican Jonathan Sternberg 17% 2,733
Total Votes 16,056


Missouri House of Representatives, District 24 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJudy Morgan Incumbent 66.9% 2,078
Sarah Gillooly 33.1% 1,030
Total Votes 3,108

2011

See also: State legislative special elections, 2011

Morgan defeated Jamie Barker Landes (R) in the November 8 special election.[5][6]

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

Personal

Morgan is married to her husband, Gene. She is a former President of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 691; she has also served as Legislative Chair for the Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus and the AFT, Local 691. Morgan has served on the Board of the Missouri Association of Social Welfare and radio station KKFI.[2]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 24
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Jean Peters-Baker (D)
Missouri House of Representatives District 39
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Joe Don McGaugh (R)